Wednesday, December 28, 2005

Terror attacks on synagogues remembered yesterday

The terrorist attacks on Istanbul's Beth Israel and Neve Shalon synagoues on November 15, 2003 were remembered yesterday at a memorial at the Sishane Peace Monument. Speaking at the service, the head rabbi of Turkey's Jewish community, Rabbi Ishak Haleva, said "We are bound up in Turkey, intertwined in this country. In the attacks, innocent people lost their lives. There are people amongst us who still bear the effect of the attacks."

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